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Forum: Modules 6-8 10-20-2018, 10:55 PM
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With mandatory fixed taxes on employers that will...

With mandatory fixed taxes on employers that will not change without and act of congress (or Cascadia's equivalent). To me this is not the same as pricing an insurance product.
Forum: Modules 6-8 10-20-2018, 05:13 PM
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Posted By noone
Thanks Mr. Fan!

Thanks Mr. Fan!
Forum: Modules 6-8 10-20-2018, 05:12 PM
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Posted By noone
[QUOTE=Sir Issac;9458846]Think along the lines of...

[QUOTE=Sir Issac;9458846]Think along the lines of pricing risk, and risk of getting specific assumptions wrong[/QUOT

Pricing is insurance risk but I am not sure how that is relevant to the...
Forum: Modules 6-8 10-20-2018, 03:35 PM
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Posted By noone
FA Task 1 Insurance Risk

Does anyone have any examples for this risk class?
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 05-22-2018, 12:47 PM
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Posted By noone
That is not necessarily true. The SOA's website...

That is not necessarily true. The SOA's website says "The PA e-Learning modules provide support designed to enhance candidates studies from the SRM Exam and to clarify the SOAs expectations...
Forum: General 05-15-2018, 03:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,108
Posted By noone
The modules that are tied to the exam are...

The modules that are tied to the exam are supposed to teach us how to learn R. The math stuff we should already know (regression, ANOVA, etc.).
Forum: Short-Term Actuarial Math 02-18-2018, 11:59 PM
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Posted By noone
Lost...

I started studying for the June sitting at the start of this month and so far I have no idea what is going on. I have spent a good 60 hours and only retained about 3% of what I have "learned". A...
Forum: MAS-II 02-18-2018, 11:59 PM
Replies: 494
Views: 93,743
Posted By noone
Lost...

I started studying for the June sitting at the start of this month and so far I have no idea what is going on. I have spent a good 60 hours and only retained about 3% of what I have "learned". A...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-12-2018, 03:15 AM
Replies: 560
Views: 116,471
Posted By noone
Its not to late if you are a Boss.

Its not to late if you are a Boss.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-12-2018, 02:45 AM
Replies: 1,092
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Posted By noone
There is no way the passing score last Spring was...

There is no way the passing score last Spring was anywhere near 65. I got a 5 and scored 40 tops. My analysis says the pass mark was in the low 50s.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-10-2018, 03:52 PM
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Posted By noone
So are you guys on the fence or are you leaning...

So are you guys on the fence or are you leaning one way? I am still leaning pass. Can't afford not to.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-10-2018, 02:25 PM
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Posted By noone
I walked out of the exam feeling like a million...

I walked out of the exam feeling like a million bucks. Now, I am not so sure. I haven't looked over the exam solutions, but with all this time, I have just been inside my own head trying to convince...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-10-2018, 02:22 PM
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Posted By noone
It does, thank you.

It does, thank you.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-10-2018, 12:31 PM
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Posted By noone
Does anyone know when the pdf with the passing...

Does anyone know when the pdf with the passing candidate numbers come out? I also did not keep my registration form so I do not know my candidate number. Is there somewhere I can get this?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-09-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,721
Posted By noone
there are plenty of people who have said they...

there are plenty of people who have said they failed for sure and then ended up passing.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 01-09-2018, 03:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,721
Posted By noone
SOA email on 1/3 about the APC

Did anyone who sat for MLC in the Fall receive an email from the SAO saying that they could count the Fall sitting for the purposes of attending the APC? I am wondering if they sent this to everyone...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 11-02-2017, 02:18 PM
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Posted By noone
yes they are out of 10 and you get them on your...

yes they are out of 10 and you get them on your transcript if you failed the exam but scored enough on the MC to have the WA graded.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 10-31-2017, 12:52 PM
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Posted By noone
Bottom line..... based on my improvement from...

Bottom line..... based on my improvement from last exams score (5), I am expecting a pass.

6...80%
7...10%
5...10%

What are your chances and is this a retake?
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 10-31-2017, 11:12 AM
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Posted By noone
I am not sure if Spring 2017 was tougher. If it...

I am not sure if Spring 2017 was tougher. If it was your first sitting then it probably felt like it was tougher then this one. At least that is what it was like for me. I do agree with your...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 10-31-2017, 12:34 AM
Replies: 1,092
Views: 184,385
Posted By noone
The range for a 5 is 90-99% of a passing score....

The range for a 5 is 90-99% of a passing score. So it will be at most around 6.7 points. I am surprised you did not pass with your last attempt based on the scores you posted. I got a 5 and got a...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 10-27-2017, 11:06 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 23,517
Posted By noone
Sorry I didn't mean to come off as an ass. My...

Sorry I didn't mean to come off as an ass. My apologies.
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 10-27-2017, 10:55 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 23,517
Posted By noone
A higher COI means a smaller AV which you got...

A higher COI means a smaller AV which you got with the CF in play.

And, using common sense, has the SO ever asked a problem where they stated the CF and it ended up not being in play? I don't...
Forum: Long-Term Actuarial Math 10-27-2017, 10:33 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 23,517
Posted By noone
This is correct and the answer was E. The AV...

This is correct and the answer was E. The AV without the CF was larger then the AV with the CF which means the CF is in play. The question asked for the ADB which would be 1.5AV. If you did not use...
Forum: Modules 6-8 08-04-2017, 06:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,925
Posted By noone
They designed the model with only 5 issue ages....

They designed the model with only 5 issue ages. As far as why, you would have to ask Paice. Obviously you cannot do that but you can recommend that more ages/tabs be added to the model.
Forum: Modules 1-5 07-13-2017, 03:29 PM
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Posted By noone
They told me that they are grading submissions...

They told me that they are grading submissions from around 5/12. Doesn't make sense but I guess I will just continue to wait.
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